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Peabody (Mass.)--History
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Peabody (Mass.)--History--Elections
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Peabody (Mass.)
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Peabody (Mass.)--History--Pictorial works.
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Andover Street--Peabody (Mass.)
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peabody institute library trustees
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southern essex registry of deeds
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nancy barthelemy
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peter a. torigian
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peabody community house
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the peabody press
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Peabody MA History Collection
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A photo negative dated 28, March 1938. The photo is of a quarry in Peabody.
Topic: Peabody (Mass.)--History--Pictorial works.
Peabody MA History Collection
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A photo negative dated 28, March 1938. The photo is of a quarry in Peabody.
Topic: Peabody (Mass.)--History--Pictorial works.
Peabody MA History Collection
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A photo negative dated 28, March 1938. The photo is of a quarry in Peabody.
Topic: Peabody (Mass.)--History--Pictorial works.
Peabody MA History Collection
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A Firemen's Muster that was to be held at Rockdale Park in Peabody on Saturday, October 12, 1895. It would be under the management of the Peabody Veterans Firemen's Association and the Phoenix Veteran Firemen's Association of Marblehead.  Included are the rules and prize money.
Topics: Rockdale Park--Peabody (Mass.), Peabody Veterans Firemen's Association, Phoenix Veteran Firemen's...
Peabody MA History Collection
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IT was a monthly publication at Peabody Veterans Memorial High School and was established in June of 1973. It is unknown how long the it was published. This is issue 2 volume 1 from February of 1974. The cost of the publication was 10 cents.
Topics: IT, Peabody (Mass.)--School-History, Peabody (Mass.)--Schools, Peabody (Mass.)--Schools--Newspaper
Peabody Institute Library Collection
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George Peabody Newspaper Clippings Scrapbook 1852-1857. Included in the scrapbook are articles about: George Peabody menu dinner at London Coffee House, 10/27/1852 Danvers Courier Dec. 22, 18--  clipping Article on George Peabody's guests at dinner, n.d. Oct. 10, 1856 News clipping July 7, 18-- clipping in Morning Advertiser on G. P. Fourth of July                              Parties in London Account of George Peabody's Fourth of July celebrations  "              ...
Topics: Peabody Institute (Peabody Mass.), Peabody Institute (Peabody Mass.)--History, Peabody Institute...
Peabody MA History Collection
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Gerard G. McDuff (1913-2004) was elected to the  Peabody Municipal Light Plant from 1962-1979. This is one of the materials he used to get elected.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody...
Peabody MA History Collection
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A vintage black and white negative that is approximately 3.5 inches by 5.75 inches and is dated July 12, 1938. This image is a view from Andover Street looking east. The images was taken in connection with highway construction projects, Route 1/Route 128 near Andover Street (Route 114). On the envelope where it says number reads C-27-11.
Topics: Route 128 (Mass.), Route 1 (Mass.), Andover Street--Peabody (Mass.)
Peabody MA History Collection
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Dedication flyer for F.H. Edgerly Memorial Chapel at Harmony Grove Cemetery, June 1, 1958.
Topic: F.H. Edgerly Memorial Chapel--Peabody (Mass.)
Peabody MA History Collection
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A nine (9) page history of the high schools and education in Peabody, MA.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.), Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--School-History, Peabody (Mass.)--Schools
Peabody MA History Collection
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The Peabody Hide  a school newspaper at Peabody High School off of Allens Lane. This is volume 1 number 5.
Topics: The Peabody Hide, Peabody High School, Peabody (Mass.)--School(s)--Newspaper
Peabody MA History Collection
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A street directory for South Danvers for the year 1869.  Includes:  Location of Streets in South Danvers Town Officers - 1868 Banks Churches Post Office Masonic Business Directory Advertisements
Topics: Salem City Directory, South Danvers Directory, South Danvers (Mass.), South Danvers (Mass.)--History
Twenty-fifth Anniversary of Ordination and Parish Reception for Rt. Rev. John J. Murray, Pastor of St. John's Church , May 19, 1957. The event was held at the St. John's Preparatory School Memorial Gymnasium.
Topics: St. John's Church--Peabody (Mass.), Saint John's Church--Peabody (Mass.)
Peabody MA History Collection
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A street directory for Peabody for the year 1890-1891.  Includes:  Name Listings Location of Streets in Peabody
Topics: Peabody Directory, Peabody (Mass.), Peabody (Mass.)--History
Typed transcription of "The thirteenth anniversary of the Sunday School held the 4th Sunday of November 1866" from the Universalist Church in Peabody.  The original report may have been written by Jacob or Sophie Bodge. The two page document was transcribed from a thirteen page handwritten report. The report provides the statistics of the church's Sunday School. Also provides information about what was taught and a breakdown of how many boys and girls went to the school and attended.
Topics: Universalist Church--Peabody (Mass.), Universalist Sunday School--Peabody (Mass.)
Peabody MA History Collection
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A map of the norther part of Peabody. It is not clear when the map was created.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.), Peabody (Mass.)--Map
Peabody MA History Collection
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A vintage black and white negative that is approximately 3.5 by 2.25 inches and is dated November 1, 1938. This image is of Pouring deck slab, crane. Taken in connection with highway construction projects, Route 1/Route 128 near Andover Street (Route 114).
Topics: Route 128 (Mass.), Route 1 (Mass.), Andover Street--Peabody (Mass.)
Peabody MA History Collection
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A four page political ad for Michael J. Murtagh who was running for mayor of Peabody against Mayor Philip C. O'Donnell. This ad makes 13 claims against the mayor to show that he is now worth being reelected. 
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody...
Peabody MA History Collection
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A vintage black and white negative that is approximately 3.5 inches by 5.75 inches and is dated July 25, 1938. This image is of moving the Trask house in new location slope stake shown in foreground Garage wall shows to left of stake from 1938. The images was taken in connection with highway construction projects, Route 1/Route 128 near Andover Street (Route 114). The location is listed as STA. 192+50 Left Anodver Street On the envelope where it says number reads P-23.
Topics: Trask House, Route 128 (Mass.), Route 1 (Mass.), Andover Street--Peabody (Mass.)
Letter dated August 25, 1952 from James Flynn, City Tax Collector for Peabody, to the Peabody Community House c/o S. Howard Donnell. The letter states that the taxes for the year 1941. The taxes needed to be paid by September 25, 1952 in order to avoid other changes. 
Topic: Peabody Community House--Peabody (Mass.)
Peabody MA History Collection
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An eight (8) page document that makes claims against Peabody Mayor Philip C. O'Donnell and attempts to show that Mayor O'Donnell is corrupt by way of four (4) case studies.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody...
Peabody MA History Collection
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Joseph Curtis Ryan (28, March 1914-13, November 1996) ran for Councillor-At-Large in Peabody at some point in the 1960s.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody...
Peabody MA History Collection
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1888-1889 Peabody Town Directory
Topics: Peabody Directory, Peabody (Mass.), Peabody (Mass.)--History
Peabody MA History Collection
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A photo negative dated 28, March 1938. The photo is of a quarry in Peabody.
Topic: Peabody (Mass.)--History--Pictorial works.
A vintage black and white negative that is approximately 2.25 inches by 3.5 inches and is not dated but most likely from 1938. This image shows a roller rolling gravel sub-grade from 1938. The images was taken in connection with highway construction projects, Route 1/Route 128 near Andover Street (Route 114). The location is listed as Andover Street Bridge. Sta. 190
Topic: Andover Street--Peabody (Mass.)
The Eben Dale Sutton Room (Sutton Room) was in need of restoration work and the Library sought funds to update the room. This document provides the specifications of materials to be used and other outlines for the future preservation of the Sutton Room Also included are several letters that show the evolution of how the money was raised, along with any concerns about the Library loosing its historic status because of these changes. In addition, 1975 shows the earliest known records of the...
Topics: Peabody Institute (Peabody Mass.)--Sutton Room, Peabody Institute (Peabody Mass.)
Peabody MA History Collection
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A photograph of the Moulton-Corey House that was built in 1692 in West Peabody and destroyed in 1966. The house was part of 100 acres of land in 1636. Part of the old Moulton grant is not part of the Oak Grove Cemetery. 
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--Houses, Peabody (Mass.)--Pictorial works., Peabody (Mass.)--West Peabody
Peabody Community House Collection
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A listing of those who were officers and involved with the Peabody Community House at an unknown date.
Topic: Peabody Community House--Peabody (Mass.)
Peabody MA History Collection
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A map showing the location of Frog Island in Peabody, Massachusetts. The year of this map is not known.
Topic: Frog Island--Peabody (Mass.)
Peabody MA History Collection
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A sticker for John A. Derba, Jr. ( -2015) who was running for Peabody Council of Ward 7. The sticker includes the phone number for the Police, Civil Defense, Fire Department and Hospital there are two blanks for Doctor and Drug Store.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody...
Peabody Community House Collection
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A list of thirty-two names (32) that all relate to the Peabody Community House. It is unclear how this list relates. The date is unknown. But the list was created  on P.J. Sheehy & Son stationary.
Topic: Peabody Community House--Peabody (Mass.)
Typed transcription of "The fourteenth anniversary of the Sunday School held the 3th Sunday of November 1867" from the Universalist Church in Peabody. The original report may have been written by Jacob or Sophie Bodge. The two page document was transcribed from a six page handwritten report. The report provides the statistics of the church's Sunday School. Also provides information about what was taught and a breakdown of how many boys and girls went to the school and attended.
Topics: Universalist Church--Peabody (Mass.), Universalist Sunday School--Peabody (Mass.)
Peabody MA History Collection
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A map titled "A Shoppers Guide to Peabody Mass. and Environs." It was produced by Community Specialty Co. of Melrose, MA. The map was created sometime between 1940 and the 1960s.  Stores include: Century Inn (Route 114) M.H. Bresnahan & Sons (53 Lowell Street( Warren National Bank of Peabody (17 Peabody Square) Brady's Pharmacy (31 Main Street( Vic's Drive In (Sylvan Street) Samuel Zetlan Real Estate Insurance (99 Main Street) Maco's Inc. (14 Peabody Square) VAHE Diplome De Paris...
Topics: Peabody (Mass.), Peabody (Mass.)--Boundaries, Peabody (Mass.)--Aerial views, Peabody...
Peabody MA History Collection
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James Tex Paras was born in Carroll Iowa on August 30, 1915 and died in 2009. He served as a commissioner of the Peabody Municipal Lighting Commission from 1954-1971 and 1974-1985). 
Topics: y (Mass.)--History--Elections, Peabody (Mass)--Elections--Electric Light Commission, James Tex...
Peabody MA History Collection
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Handout to promote  John A. Derba, Jr. ( -2015) who was running for Peabody City Council for Ward 7.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody...
A political ad for Michael J. Murtagh who ran for mayor of Peabody.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody...
Peabody MA History Collection
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A letter to dated April 16, 1864 from South Danvers. The letter is addressed to Daniel H. Johnson, Jr and provides a list of the new enlisted from South Danvers, now Peabody, in the U.S. Navy.  Information includes:  Name Age Occupation Enlisted Date Where [ Unclear ] Names include: Charles P. Steven, 22, Currier, March 10, 1862, Boston Andrew Keefe, 22, Tanner, April 23, 1862 Thomas S. Hunt, 21, [ Unclear ], June 8, 1861 Lawrence [?] M. Mason, 21, [ Unclear ], June 8, 1861 John F....
Topics: United States--Civil War 1861-1865., United States--Civil War 1861-1865--Military...
Peabody MA History Collection
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A map of Smith Farm (Marblehead), Swampscott and Needham's Corner and part of Peabody, MA. It is not clear when the map was made.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.), Peabody (Mass.)--Map
Peabody MA History Collection
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A petition to the Massachusetts State House for change of name of South Danvers to Peabody.  The petition was signed by: Henry Poor John A. Lord Fitch Poole F. K. Pemberton Francis Baker Eben Sutton II W. M. Jacobs Daniel Daniels Robert S. Daniels George A. Osborne George P. Daniels Daniel Blake Elijah W. Upton William H. Little David Peirce William Peirce Miles Osborn Richard Osborn E.P. Barrett W. (?) F. Batcheldor A. Osborn 2nd. Joseph Whittemore Amos Osborn Nathan Bushby Stephen Upton
Topics: Francis Baker, E. P. Barrett, W. F. Batcheldor, Samuel Blake, Nathan Bushby, Daniel Daniels, George...
Peabody MA History Collection
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A photo negative dated 28, March 1938. The photo is of a quarry in Peabody.
Topic: Peabody (Mass.)--History--Pictorial works.
A vintage black and white negative that is approximately 2.25 inches by 3.5 inches and is  dated September 9, 1938. This image shows the subgrade showing first gravel dumped for spreading from 1938. The images was taken in connection with highway construction projects, Route 1/Route 128 near Andover Street (Route 114).
Topic: Andover Street--Peabody (Mass.)
Peabody Community House Collection
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A memorandum about the how the Peabody Community House had been inactive for some years and now wish to revive the corporation for the purpose of applying certain accumulated funds belonging to the corporation for the purposes similar to the original purposes of the corporation. There are two ways to do this. 1. Have 2/3 vote of persons legally qualified to vote in meetings for a corporation to change or a new purpose. 2. Amend the charter.
Topic: Peabody Community House--Peabody (Mass.)
Peabody MA History Collection
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A handout that provides information about Ward 7 in Peabody and is really a political ad for John A. Derba, Jr. who was running for the Peabody City Council for Ward 7 in Peabody for the year 1961. There are short articles and such.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody...
Peabody MA History Collection
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1935 Reunion of St. John's Parish, Peabody, Mass. March 4, 1935 which took place at the Hawthorne Hotel in Salem, MA. The pastor at the time was the Rev. W. George Mullin. The booklet also includes a short history of the parish along with the program for the event and a listing of the various committees for the reunion along with who served on the committees.
Topics: St. John's Church--Peabody (Mass.), Saint John's Church--Peabody (Mass.)
William Sutton Deed Collection
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Property map that is part of the William Sutton Deed Collection. The map has no date.
Topics: Property Map, William Sutton (1800-1882).
Peabody MA History Collection
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A chronology of Peabody from 1910-1970.
Topic: Peabody (Mass.)
Oak Hill estate, which was designed by Samuel McIntire, was the only building in Peabody that was designed by McIntire. The property was rezoned and the Northshore Shopping Center stands on the property.
Topics: Oak Hill Estate, Peabody (Mass.)--History, North Shore Mall, Northshore Shopping Center
William Sutton Deed Collection
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A property deed Between Sally Osborn & William Sutton from 1833 for property in Salem, MA.
Topics: William Sutton (1800-1882)., Sally Osborn, Salem (Mass.), Salem (Mass.)--Property Deed
Peabody MA History Collection
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Some brief facts about Peabody, MA.
Topic: Peabody (Mass.)
Peabody MA History Collection
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A photo negative dated 28, March 1938. The photo is of a quarry in Peabody.
Topic: Peabody (Mass.)--History--Pictorial works.
Peabody MA History Collection
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A photo negative dated 28, March 1938. The photo is of a quarry in Peabody.
Topic: Peabody (Mass.)--History--Pictorial works.
Peabody MA History Collection
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A photo negative dated 28, March 1938. The photo is of a quarry in Peabody.
Topic: Peabody (Mass.)--History--Pictorial works.
Peabody MA History Collection
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A photo negative dated 28, March 1938. The photo is of a quarry in Peabody.
Topic: Peabody (Mass.)--History--Pictorial works.
Peabody MA History Collection
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A description of industries and people of Peabody and Danvers in 1909. The forty (40) page book was published by R.J. Lawton and costs   ¢0.60.  The book provides a history and insights to not only the tanning industry in Peabody but many of the businesses and places in Peabody at the time.  There are also many pictures of people and places in Peabody in the book.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History Leather industry and trade--Massachusetts--Peabody, Danvers...
Peabody MA History Collection
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Announcement to South Danvers to protest opponents tactics in efforts to stop the change of name of town to Peabody.  It denies charges that George Peabody was a sympathizer to the Confederate cause and reiterates that the people of the town have voted for the change.
Topics: South Danvers (Mass.)--History, George Peabody 1795-1869, Peabody (Mass.)
Peabody MA History Collection
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A collage about the dedication of the Peabody Post Office that was dedicated on 27, January 1940. Included in the collage is a picture of the post office along with pictures of James L. Sullivan, postmaster; and Thomas S. Waters, assistant postmaster.There is also a list of clerks and letter carriers. In the center is a picture of Congressman William Patrick Connery Jr. (August 24, 1888 – June 15, 1937) "whose untireing efforts secured Peabody a first class post office."
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--Post Office, Peabody (Mass.)--History
Peabody MA History Collection
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The Peabody Hide  a school newspaper at Peabody High School off of Allens Lane. This is volume 1 number 22 and was published in 1967.
Topics: The Peabody Hide, Peabody High School, Peabody (Mass.)--School(s)--Newspaper
Peabody MA History Collection
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A political handout for Nicholas Mavroules who ran for mayor of Peabody and won. He was mayor from 1967 to 1978. He would later run for the House of Representatives from the 6th Congressional District  as a Democrat and served there from January 3, 1979, to January 3, 1993.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody...
Peabody MA History Collection
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A flyer for a vote on Referendum Article 8 in Peabody. The vote will allow the rezoning of land in West Peabody for a mall. The flyer states that this will bring in new jobs and businesses along with widening the tax base. It is unknown how the vote turned out.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--West Peabody, Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and...
Peabody MA History Collection
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Note: pages may be missing or out of order. The Danvers Eagle from volume 1 number 2 to volume 1 number 32 the Wednesday, April 16, 1845 issue. According to the  Municipal History of Essex County in Massachusetts, Volume 2 edited by Benjamin F. Arrington the Danvers Eagle was published for about one (1) year beginning in 1844. It was conducted by Samuel T. Damon. Also included is the Danvers Whig from Saturday, October 5, 1844 (vol. 1, number 1 to Saturday, October 19, 1844 vol. 1, number 3.)...
Topics: Danvers Eagle, Danvers (Mass.), Danvers (Mass.)--History, Danvers (Mass.)--Newspapers, The Danvers...